Ballykealey House is a fine palatial 19th century Gothic – Tudor style home, set on seven acres of lush parkland close to the picturesque village of Ballon. Nestled beneath the Blackstairs Mountains it offers guests a rural retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
With just 12 bedrooms located within the former Leaky family home, today under new ownership and following extensive refurbishment guests will enjoy the relaxed and refined atmosphere of Ballykealey House.
Relax and unwind in the spacious bar and lounge areas, enjoy superb cuisine from locally sourced seasonal ingredients by day or avail of an unrivalled culinary experience in the unique setting of the Oak Dining Room at night. The finest room in the house the Oak Room offers warmth and character derived from the Tudor period. Original features and the magnificent solid oak carved wall panels offer a unique and stately setting.
Close by amenities and walks alongside visitor attractions such as Rathwood and Altamont Gardens will provide a leisurely experience for guests to experience during the day.
Guests can also avail of one of the fourteen lodges located in the courtyard of Ballykealey House.
Ballykealey House is also an idyllic wedding venue.
1 Nights B&B – From €99 per room B&B (2 people)
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